2. The communist revolutions of the 20th century have resulted in dramatic improvements in the lives of billions of people at a more rapid rate than otherwise possible and with less suffering than the industrial revolution of Western Europe and North America.
2. Communism is the greatest menace of our times, threatening the existence of civilization, the happiness of community, and the freedom and safety of every individual.
3. Communism, most commonly, is based on the violent overthrow of the state and thereby legitimizes violent social change.
4. Communist revolutions result in the deaths of millions of people and the violent alteration of ways of life.